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Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Air Pollution

Air pollutions most source is the industries and it causes by carbon (III) oxide mostly from the running vehicles and exhots formes - domestic fires. Cobon combine with the haemoglobins forms carboxyhoemoglobins which does not dissociate easily leading to a decrease in oxygen supply to tissue of both plants and animals. Excessive inhalation can lead to death of the animals. Carbon oxide increase the concetration of this gas in the atmosphere has formed a "blanket" covering over the earth's surface. This has caused temperature to rise causing global warming. This has altered climatic parttors, affecting famine. It has caused deserfication and melting of ice in the lakes capes on mountains e.g kilimajaro which affect the ecosystem balance.

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Events like these happen:

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel frustrated
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I heard what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to friends

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Mathare, Nairobi, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
broad need
specific
solution
specific
problem
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what
happened in the story...
nobody
the wrong
people
the right
people
What type of change is your story about?
it requires a
continuous effort
temporary
change
lasting
change
 
 
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